Jamaica PM to review Auditor General’s report on state owned oil refinery

Prime Minister Andrew Holness is scheduled to review a report by the Auditor General on the operations of the state-owned oil refinery, Petrojam, after which further action will be taken.

This was disclosed on Wednesday by Information Minister, Ruel Reid as he responded to questions posed by journalists during a post-Cabinet press briefing.

The report, titled ‘A Review of Aspects of Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ) and a Comprehensive Audit of Petrojam Limited,’ was tabled in Parliament on Tuesday.

“The Prime Minister commissioned the report and he is now going to be privy to the report, and we will act based on the recommendations that are so contained in terms of the remedies. We have been very proactive in addressing some of the systemic issues that we have…

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